The Good Life: New Public Spaces for Recreation
New York: VAI/Princeton Architectural Press, 2006
Editor: Zoë Ryan
Editor of The Good Life: New Public Spaces for Recreation. This publication explores how architects, designers, landscape architects, and artists are reinventing urban public spaces to meet the needs of 21st-century recreation. Chosen for their innovative solutions and high-quality designs, the seventy projects provide a cross section of the most interesting new spaces for leisure around the world. With essays by Iain Borden and Zoë Ryan and contributions from a diverse range of international critics, thinkers and practitioners such as Paola Antonelli, Donald Bates, Adrian Benepe, Michael Bierut, Natalie Jeremijenko, Steven Johnson, Anne Pasternak, Gregg Pasquarelli, Kevin Slavin, Ken Smith, Marilyn Taylor, Mark Tsurumaki, and Charles Renfro.